Fuel Price Hike
TUC gives seven-day strike notice over electricity, fuel price hike
The stage may be set for a showdown with the Federal Government over the electricity and fuel price hike, as the Trade Union Congress (TUC) has handed down a seven-day ultimatum...
DPR inspects depot operations, warns against price hike
The Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), has warned against hike in the prices of petroleum products in Calabar and Cross River, as yuletide approaches.
Zimbabwe crackdown tightens over protests, three dead
Three people have been shot dead and many injured, Zimbabwe's main opposition party said Tuesday, as security forces crack down on protests triggered by a sharp, sudden rise in fuel prices.
Zimbabwe streets empty after deadly demonstrations
The streets of Zimbabwe's capital, Harare, were deserted Tuesday after demonstrations against a government hike in fuel prices turned violent, an AFP correspondent said.
What another fuel price hike will mean for Nigerians
Any change in the pump price of the Petroleum Motor Spirit (PMS) better known as petrol will alter the returning economic indices and relative price stability, renewing a slide in purchasing power of the citizens, experts have warned.
Group urges reversal of fuel price hike
The group in a statement endorsed by its executive director, David Anyaele also urged the president to ensure that adequate measures are put in place to reduce the pains of disabled people.